The Whales of August

The Whales of August is a 1987 American drama film directed by Lindsay Anderson and starring Bette Davis and Lillian Gish as elderly sisters. Also in the cast were Ann Sothern as one of their friends, and Vincent Price as a peripheral member of the former Russian aristocracy. The story is based on the play of the same name by David Berry. The film was shot on location on Maine's Cliff Island. The house still stands and is a popular subject of artists on the island. In this film Lillian Gish and Ann Sothern played their final film roles.

Genre: Drama
Director(s): David Barry

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